Year of the Running Back

If 2008 was the year of the quarterback in college football, then 2016 will be the unquestioned year of the running back. There may not be a year in recent memory in which the width and breadth of the talent at the position has ever been at this level. As with most everything in life, […]

LSU Football Postgame Notes

Advocare Texas Bowl Texas Tech vs. LSU December 29, 2015 – NRG Stadium (Houston, Texas) 1. LSU’s game captains were74 Vadal Alexander, 7 Leonard Fournette, 45 Deion Jones and 38 Jamie Keehn. 2. Texas Tech won the toss and elected to receive the opening kick. LSU defended the north end zone. 3. The Texas Bowl […]

2015 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl: Postgame Notes

TEXAS TECH RED RAIDERS 27 LSU TIGERS 56 Paid Attendance: 71,307 • The 2015 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl attendance of 71,307 is the largest attendance for a bowl game in Houston history • The 83 combined points scored by Texas Tech and LSU set a Texas Bowl record • LSU’s 56 points scored set a […]

Leonard Fournette churns through Texas Tech as LSU wins Texas Bowl

This AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl Recap is from HOUSTON — LSU coach Les Miles wasn’t at all surprised by Leonard Fournette’s performance in the AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl. At this point, Miles is used to seeing his All-America running back take over games. Fournette scored five touchdowns and ran for 212 yards as the […]


HOUSTON – Over 69,000 seats have been sold for this year’s AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl between the LSU Tigers and the Texas Tech Red Raiders, leaving less than 1000 available for purchase, officials from Lone Star Sports & Entertainment announced today. The two teams will face off at NRG Stadium on Tuesday, December 29 at […]

Flashback- 2007 Texas Bowl

The 2007 Texas Bowl featured the TCU Horned Frogs and the University of Houston Cougars in 2007 where two future NFL quarterbacks faced each other in only the second game in Texas Bowl history. 2007 Texas Bowl MVP Andy Dalton led the Horned Frogs to a 20-13 victory as they outscored Case Keenum and the […]

Pitch, Run or Pass

In one week the Advocare V100 Texas Bowl kicks off when the Texas Tech Red Raiders’ air raid offense is contrasted by a punishing running game by the LSU Tigers. LSU’s key to their running game is pitching the ball to Leonard Fournette. He has a total of 1,741 rushing yards, breaking LSU’s single-season rushing record as […]

Texas Bowl Week Bucket List

Come one fan, come all fans! We have the ultimate Bowl Week Bucket List filled with fun for the whole family! First up, show your team spirit at the Texas Bowl Pep Rally Presented by Wells Fargo on Sunday, December 27th! The fun kicks off at 4:30 PM at Miller Outdoor Theater in Hermann Park […]

Bowl Season Provides Unique and Memorable Matchups

What I love about bowl season is that we get matchups we’ve perhaps never seen before. This year, we got a matchup between Oregon-TCU, two powers that last faced each other before ESPN was created (1978). Iowa and Stanford last played…uh, never. So, bowl season presents unique matchups, even between teams from the same general […]


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